Honorary doctorate for Marlis Buchmann

Marlis Buchmann

We are exceptionally pleased to announce that Prof.em. Dr. Marlis Buchmann, Professor of Sociology emerita, former Director of the Jacobs Center for Productive Youth Development, has received the honorary doctorate from the University of Bern.

Prof.em. Dr. Marlis Buchmann, Professor of Sociology emerita, former Director of the Jacobs Center for Productive Youth Development and employed under private law as Head of the Swiss Job Market Monitor (SJMM) at the Department of Sociology, has received the honorary doctorate from the University of Bern.

She was awarded this title for her outstanding and groundbreaking social science research in the field of life course studies focused on the life stages of childhood and adolescence, in addition to the fields of the labor market as well as the reproduction of social inequality.

Full laudatio (University of Bern, Philosophisch-humanwissenschaftliche Fakultät)

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